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Waykar 2000 Sq Ft Dehumidifier for Home and Basements with Auto or Manual Drainage 0 66 Gallon Water Tank Capacity

Last Updated: November 19, 2022 (Refresh Now)
8.3
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/10
Total Reviews
899
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78.72 meters
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Review Analysis - 871 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Usage
 293
dehumidifier, humidity, sq ft, easy, humid
+91%
-9%
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" ...  I have wall art I installed recently  ...  "
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" ...  Use in our basement, works great  ...  "
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" ...  The doors of our basement shut easier with less liquid in the air.  ...  "
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" ...  Works great in our cold storage room  ...  "
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" ...  When the product was working, it was doing an excellent job in our basement.  ...  "
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" ...  This product has done a great job for my family thus far since owning it for a year.  ...  "
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" ...  Our house is large (3800+ sq ft) and older, could use more insulation, and has a crawl space underneath.  ...  "
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" ...  It works great for the whole basement!  ...  "
Body
 190
hose, tank, bucket, space, dehumidifier
+77%
-23%
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" ...  Easy to empty, but also comes with optional drainage hose.  ...  "
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" ...  I use a hose and drain it into my sump pump opening so I don't have to worry about emptying the water tray.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s interesting to see how the humidity jumps after cooking or after the shower had been used.  ...  "
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" ...  I purchased 2 of these units for my home, knowing full well that, although my home has less square footage than the rated capacity (2000 SF) of one of these units. ... It fills within a day, but it's easy to empty and it is not heavy because it is small.  ...  "
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" ...  It has given me peace of mind of knowing that the electronics in my home will now be protected from any dampness and water damage.  ...  "
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" ...  My next door neighbor seen how great it worked and bought one for his basement.  ...  "
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" ...  We purchased this dehumidifier because of its efficiency and compact size. ... It has served us well until recently when the water stopped collecting.  ...  "
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" ...  Product worked great for the first year and collected a lot of water.  ...  "
Reliability
 162
year, unit, stopped working, dehumidifier, working
+56%
-44%
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" ...  This product worked great for over a year.  ...  "
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" ...  This dehumidifier has worked wonderfully for the last 2 years. ... It's never clogged.  ...  "
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" ...  This dehumidifier worked great for 3 months.  ...  "
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" ...  it’s been working great.  ...  "
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" ...  It worked great the first year, but this year we were unable to get it to work.  ...  "
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" ...  Great product until 11 month.  ...  "
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" ...  Unit worked well for many months and customer support is helping with unit.  ...  "
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" ...  I had a whirlpool that lasted 15 years with no problem.  ...  "
Marketplace
 87
unit, company, return, amazon, waykar
+60%
-40%
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" ...  I contacted the company for a replacement. ... I received a quick response via email .  ...  "
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" ...  Thanks Bonnie for the amazing service!  ...  "
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" ...  I have purchased this from Amazon sometime back and they have shown great customer service to me. ... Thanks to the waykar team.  ...  "
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" ...  The company was very helpful with getting a replacement part sent out.  ...  "
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" ...  Thanks for sending the part and for the help waykar.  ...  "
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" ...  However, when we contacted the company, Fiona was incredibly helpful in allowing us to get the unit replaced.  ...  "
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" ...  Company contacted me and provided 50% back.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you Waykar and a big thank you to Jaime!  ...  "
Sound
 73
noise, loud, fan, noise level, dehumidifier
+88%
-12%
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" ...  Very quiet and does a good job of dehumidifying  ...  "
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" ...  It's not super loud and has been working excellent.  ...  "
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" ...  Works fine, noise level is pretty low.  ...  "
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" ...  Otherwise it works efficiently and is very quiet  ...  "
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" ...  Even with the smaller size I can tell the fan is powerful, noise as others say, but not bad, and that without being in high speed.  ...  "
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" ...  Extremely easy to operate, you can hear the fan but it's not overpowering and not extremely loud, I think it sounds a little soothing.  ...  "
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" ...  Does exactly what it’s supposed to and isn’t very loud  ...  "
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" ...  Good for a doghouse size room!!  ...  "
Size
 57
size, compact, broke, space, quiet
+88%
-12%
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" ...  It is a smaller size, and fits the rooms I wanted to have one in.  ...  "
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" ...  It's slim enough to fit in a closet or in the corner when not in use.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s small & efficient.  ...  "
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" ...  Just the right size.  ...  "
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" ...  The unit easily rolls around and is sleek looking.  ...  "
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" ...  It's quiet, small and lightweight, and easy to move.  ...  "
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" ...  Super efficient, quiet, and small enough to put anywhere but does a great job.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the compact and portable features of this dehumidifier.  ...  "
Cleaning
 45
emptying, water, drain, dehumidifier, tank
+71%
-29%
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" ...  This Waykar took away the moisture, which kept the basement smelling fresh.  ...  "
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" ...  It allows you to either collect the moisture inside the unit (shuts off when it's full) or you can use a hose to have it drain.  ...  "
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" ...  I use it in my basement and it does a great job of keeping the musty smell out.  ...  "
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" ...  Made room air feel and smell cleaner.  ...  "
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" ...  The air was much cleaner after using.  ...  "
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" ...  It got rid of the musty smell in my basement within 24 hours you can smell the difference in the air it works well the water reservoir isn’t that big but you can connect it to drain for continuous running  ...  "
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" ...  I cleaned up all the mildew in my room, and it hasn't come back thanks to this dandy little machine.  ...  "
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" ...  I can do laundry without suffocating and now we will be setting up some furniture!  ...  "
Marketplace / Returns
 44
unit, return, company, returned, send
+41%
-59%
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" ...  You have 30 days to return it, we are one week out of the return window and are stuck with a piece of junk.  ...  "
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" ...  I have been struggling to get a replacement part almost a year later.  ...  "
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" ...  We have had this unit less than two years and I need to replace it.  ...  "
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" ...  Just after the return closing window. ... Makes me wonder why that return window is so short.  ...  "
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" ...  It broke and no longer works can’t return now I need to purchase again  ...  "
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" ...  The conclusion was the unit needed repair/replacement.  ...  "
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" ...  The first one didn’t work it was returned for a different one.  ...  "
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" ...  Really disappointed and it's too late to return it  ...  "
Performance
 43
quiet, runs, performance, unit, speed
+98%
-2%
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" ...  It also runs very quietly.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s quiet and runs great.  ...  "
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" ...  Did a fantastic job.  ...  "
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" ...  Other than running not at all to nonstop it seems to do the job.  ...  "
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" ...  Does a great job  ...  "
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" ...  The unit I run in my garage doesn't run much and I'm not in there all the time but it does the job and keeps the humidity down.  ...  "
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" ...  Unit runs quiet on low fan speed.  ...  "
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" ...  Very happy with unit performance.  ...  "
Network
 39
sq ft, 2000 sq ft, sq, square, sq ft basement
+95%
-5%
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" ...  I am happy that I bought the 2000 sq ft one for my 1680 sq ft home!  ...  "
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" ...  I have a 1800 sqft house and it handles the dehumidifing job excellently.  ...  "
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" ...  Im Using in an area that's 1400 sq ft, and it does the job  ...  "
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" ...  Basement is less than 600 Sq ft  ...  "
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" ...  I haven't tried many of the other more expensive brands in this sq footage range, but this little unit certainly did the job well.  ...  "
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" ...  We live our 2000 sq ft dehumidifier.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s working perfectly in a 1500 sq ft finished basement  ...  "
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" ...  I have the Waykar 2000 sq.  ...  "
Marketplace / Marketplace
 36
company, waykar, thank you waykar, response, contacted
+86%
-14%
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" ...  Thank you, Bonnie Chen!  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you Waykar!  ...  "
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" ...  Bonnie responded very promptly.  ...  "
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" ...  I contacted the seller, and they are sending me a replacement to correct the problem.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you Waykar and a big thank you to Jaime!  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this from Amazon as I had just moved in and while I was unpacking and getting myself set up, it arrived.  ...  "
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" ...  I contacted the company and they are replacing the product for free.  ...  "
Dry
 33
basement, dehumidifier, humidity, damp, clothes
+88%
-12%
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" ...  All of our items, even cardboard stayed dry, fresh and mold free for eight months.  ...  "
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" ...  Works well, definitely helped dry out our moist basement as described which made the space much more pleasant when we have to be down there.  ...  "
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" ...  This keeps the space much dryer and has removed the dampness from our entire basement.  ...  "
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" ...  And of course I like effective progress of drying in my house.  ...  "
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" ...  This unit has kept our 1500sf basement dry continuously for over a year without ever a day off.  ...  "
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" ...  Dehumidifier runs great, fills up quickly-customer service is responsive to problems-one of the plastic tabs broke on the tank, and they were quick to respond  ...  "
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" ...  It is maintaining my wall dry with less humidity.  ...  "
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" ...  Works like it should and keeps the basement dry  ...  "
Cooling
 32
room, basement, dehumidifier, summer, high humidity
+84%
-16%
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" ...  The dehumidifier is very quiet and consistently keeps the humidity at the desired limit.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought a WAKAR Model PD1608 and it has been very effective in removing humidity from my basement.  ...  "
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" ...  No more mustiness and room smelled great.  ...  "
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" ...  We use it to control moisture after showers as it cools and eliminates humidity immediately.  ...  "
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" ...  This dehumidifier has been great in reducing humidity issue.  ...  "
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" ...  It made my room feel much cooler without turning the ac to a lower temp.  ...  "
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" ...  Ft Dehumidifier back in 2021 to remove some humidity from our living room.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this product to keep the humidity down in my room for my plants.  ...  "
Price
 27
money, worth, waste your money, waste of money, unit
+63%
-37%
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" ...  Go with any other brand for the same price.  ...  "
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" ...  Worth the price.  ...  "
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" ...  The performance at this price point is great.  ...  "
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" ...  So for the price and efficiency this is indeed the best deal I could find.  ...  "
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" ...  My overall review is, that it’s worth the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Great unit for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  I just had to pay the difference in price.  ...  "
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" ...  For the price you can't beat it.  ...  "
Comfort
 14
easy, plug, move, home, feels
+79%
-21%
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" ...  As a result, it’s more comfortable inside our home.  ...  "
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" ...  The air conditioner works less, home feels more comfortable.  ...  "
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" ...  I like how slender it is and how easy it is to move around without being a pain.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy maintenance and move it around comfortably.  ...  "
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" ...  It was really easy to get hold of them and were very responsive.  ...  "
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" ...  This de-humidifier kept the cottage comfortable and the humidity levels at a very reasonable level.  ...  "
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" ...  Solid unit that feels substantial.  ...  "
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" ...  It worked excellent for the end of summer and fall.  ...  "
Marketplace / Delivery
 12
delivered, delivery, worked, quickly, product
+92%
-8%
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" ...  This product was well priced and was delivered quickly.  ...  "
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" ...  Product arrived quickly and worked as expected.  ...  "
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" ...  Was delivered as promised, well packaged.  ...  "
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" ...  It was delivered well packed with no damage, and worked very well from the first day.  ...  "
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" ...  They kept me in the loop about shipping daily until the new unit arrived.  ...  "
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" ...  I did & I received it in the mail yesterday.  ...  "
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" ...  However, this option came with a condition.  ...  "
Power
 11
bill, energy efficient, efficient, power, much
+91%
-9%
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" ...  Don’t know how energy efficient it is  ...  "
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" ...  Quiet and energy efficient.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s quiet and energy efficient, which is amazing because of the high cost of energy today.  ...  "
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" ...  Quiet and energy efficient.  ...  "
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" ...  I haven’t had it long enough to comment on energy efficiency  ...  "
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" ...  The unit is compact, but efficient and I didn't notice an increase in my electric bill!  ...  "
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" ...  I'm unsure how energy efficient this is and can't say confidently.  ...  "
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" ...  I have no idea how energy efficient it is so I did not rate that.  ...  "
Features
 11
drain, tank, auto, unit, turn
+91%
-9%
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" ...  I do really like that it has a continuous run feature when you set the humidity low enough, though we only recently ran the continuous drain line--we had been emptying the reservoir every other day or so before then.  ...  "
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" ...  This model has a timer setting that allows you to run for a certain amount of time each day, which helps with efficiency.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall a great little unit for tight spaces, if you can take advantage of the Continuous Drain feature.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that the unit auto shuts off when the reservoir gets full.  ...  "
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" ...  You can turn it on quite mode, if you want.  ...  "
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" ...  The continuous drain mode is a great feature if you don’t want to be emptying the tank daily (and have a place for it to drain), and we love the compact size.  ...  "
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" ...  Auto shut off works good and holding tank is easy to dump.  ...  "
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" ...  The auto-drain feature is nice and keeps it low-maintenance.  ...  "
Connectivity
 10
plug, support, email, works, windows
+80%
-20%
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" ...  I received a quick response via email .  ...  "
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" ...  Both online and on the phone representatives are always great to work with.  ...  "
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" ...  This device works well.  ...  "
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" ...  I was pleasantly surprised by tech support, both on the phone and via email.  ...  "
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" ...  I appreciate that's it's small and mobile.  ...  "
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" ...  This allows me to set it and control it via a smart plug.  ...  "
Battery
 10
free of charge, charge, hours, unit, unit free
+90%
-10%
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" ...  The company immediately shipped me a new unit, completely free of charge.  ...  "
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" ...  I emailed the company and they replied within a couple of hours!  ...  "
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" ...  I wrote to customer service and Bonnie was happy to send me a new one free of charge.  ...  "
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" ...  They decided to replace the unit and ship it free of charge.  ...  "
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" ...  I hope this thing lasts forever!  ...  "
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" ...  When a warranty issue arose after 10 months of near constant use, customer support agreed to send replacement free of charge without shipping charge.  ...  "
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" ...  They sent me a brand new one for no charge and it works great!  ...  "
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" ...  She offered a couple options to find a solution and has now offered to seek replacement for the unit free of charge.  ...  "
Design
 9
size, design, attractive, well, room
+89%
-11%
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" ...  Plus, it looks sleek.  ...  "
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" ...  The unit easily rolls around and is sleek looking.  ...  "
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" ...  Appearance and size are attractive.  ...  "
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" ...  Slides easily and looks nnice.  ...  "
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" ...  It's compact and sleek.  ...  "
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" ...  Attractive enough looking, smallish but very efficient and wuiet  ...  "
Software
 7
windows, full, tank, error code, condensation
+43%
-57%
comment
" ...  (Due to human error of pushing it back on too strongly) After going to their website and putting in a replacement request, they were very prompt and courteous with their response.  ...  "
Battery / Charging
 7
free of charge, charge, unit, unit free, sending
+100%
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" ...  The company immediately shipped me a new unit, completely free of charge.  ...  "
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" ...  When a warranty issue arose after 10 months of near constant use, customer support agreed to send replacement free of charge without shipping charge.  ...  "
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" ...  I wrote to customer service and Bonnie was happy to send me a new one free of charge.  ...  "
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" ...  They sent me a brand new one for no charge and it works great!  ...  "
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" ...  She offered a couple options to find a solution and has now offered to seek replacement for the unit free of charge.  ...  "
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" ...  So, they are replacing my unit free if charge.  ...  "
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" ...  They decided to replace the unit and ship it free of charge.  ...  "
Marketplace / Defective Delivery
 6
replacement, received, piece, waykar, faulty
+33%
-67%
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" ...  This dehumidifier arrived with a broken piece which prevented the product from functioning.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm hoping I just received a faulty product.  ...  "
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" ...  This has broken  ...  "
Display
 5
screen, humidity, digital, understand, temp
+60%
-40%
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" ...  Nice display information screen is much better than the other brand I had before.  ...  "
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" ...  He ( or she) was extremely helpful in correcting the issue by walking me a thru a reset of the digital display.  ...  "
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" ...  You can hear it click on and the display is so easy to understand.  ...  "
Marketplace / Product As Described
 4
works
+100%
comment
" ...  So far as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Looks just like the picture.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as described.  ...  "
Calling
 4
hear, answering, understand, service, hardly
+100%
comment
" ...  I am very impressed with their customer service in this day and age where you can wait days to hear back from someone.  ...  "
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" ...  Throughout, they were frequently in contact with me, answering questions and were very helpful.  ...  "
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" ...  You can hear it click on and the display is so easy to understand.  ...  "
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" ...  Angela is talking with me and she is amazing solving problems, quickly answering questions!  ...  "
Programs
 3
timer
+100%
comment
" ...  I tried moving the location, changing the settings, etc without success.  ...  "
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" ...  This model has a timer setting that allows you to run for a certain amount of time each day, which helps with efficiency.  ...  "
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" ...  You can turn it on quite mode, if you want.  ...  "
Cut
 3
hair, brand
+33%
-67%
comment
" ...  Going to cut my loses and just buy one of the big name brand ones.  ...  "
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" ...  I live in the swampy part of Texas, and this just did not cut it.  ...  "

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Specifications

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Size:  78.72 meters
78.72 meters
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